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deformed

(dĭ-fôrmd′)
adj.
Distorted in form; misshapen.
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However, in the case of high viscosity ratio blends, the hard particles rarely break up even though they deform.
adding ribs to the support roof and wall from collapsing inward, while the former deforms to a flat;
In some of these applications rubber deforms at constant strain, and modulus of the rubber is therefore important.
Also, the fewer the crosslinks, the smaller the value of N, and the easier it is to deform the network.
About halfway to the next model-generated quake, the locked patches started to give way around their edges, causing the land around the fault to deform faster.
As a rule, tectonic plates deform only along their margins, where they bump and grind into one another.
To move through the water, the natural animal uses the bell section of its body, which deforms and contracts to provide thrust.
The abrasive action of the eraser delineates wrinkles, swells the face, closes the eyes, erases cheekbones, or teeth, elongates the nose, or deforms ears as if these were victims of a ferocious, negative makeup job.
With each revolution, the dimpled orb presses down and deforms the turf, creating rolling friction.
The roll deforms into a star or spoked pattern because the layers buckle when compression force is too high.